Fault Tolerant Computing Systems in Germany

  • Winfried Görke
Conference paper
Part of the Dependable Computing and Fault-Tolerant Systems book series (DEPENDABLECOMP, volume 1)


The paper consists of a survey of recent activities in the field of fault-tolerant computing in Germany. Three different sections of the paper emphasize industrial applications designed to tolerate hardware failures, designs intended to make use of software diversity against software faults, and research oriented projects having the goal of designing a complete system or investigating only partial aspects of fault tolerance. Since publications were scattered in literature and several projects are documented in German language only, an extented list of references has been added to the paper which also indicates current activities of the German professional societies with respect to fault tolerance.


Fault Tolerance Software Fault Hardware Failure Computer Component Fault Recovery 
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Authors and Affiliations

  • Winfried Görke
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  1. 1.Institut für Informatik IVUniversität KarlsruheDeutschland

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